Alere (ALR +2.4%) trades up today after the near-patient diagnosis, monitoring and health...

|About: Alere Inc. (ALR)|By:, SA News Editor

Alere (ALR +2.4%) trades up today after the near-patient diagnosis, monitoring and health management services provider posted Q1 earnings that beat across the board. Net revenue rose 10% Y/Y, on higher sales in its professional diagnostic and triage segments. North American influenza sales jumped to $34.3M during the quarter, up from $6.6M in Q112.